Derek Hough
Derek Hough

Derek Hough is known as an American professional Latin and ballroom dancer, actor, and choreographer. He is also a popular professional instructor of the dancing show ‘Dancing With the Stars’ and instructed the show for since the fifth season.

Quick Biography

Derek Hough was born on the date 17 May 1985. He was born in Salt Lake City in the United States. When he was a child, he started participating in acrobatics, karate, and sport such as basketball and football. Derek was introduced to the fine arts by his mother.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Derek Hough
Age: 36 years old
Birth Date: 17 May 1985
Birth Place: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Nationality: American
Religion: N/A
Parents: Bruce Robert Hough, Mariann Hough
Spouse: No
Children: No
Height: 5 feet 10 inches
Weight: 76 kg
Profession: Professional Latin and ballroom dancer, actor, and choreographer
Net Worth in 2021: $6 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Derek is 36 years old. He has a perfect height of 5 feet 10 inches, and the weight around 76 kg. his eye color is blue while his hair color is blond. His biceps, chest, and waist measure 14.5-42-32 inches. But his shoe size is no known yet.

Education, School/College University

When Derek was 12 years old, his parents separated, and he was sent to London to study under the Shirley Ballas and Corky Ballas, who are popular ballroom dancers. Derek spends ten years of his life in London, and then he went Italia Conti Academy to study theatre arts, and there he received training in gymnastics, song, theatre, and several dance forms that include ballet, jazz, and tap.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

Derek is the son of Marianne and Bruce Hough. His father was twice Chairman of the Utah Republican Party. Derek has four sisters named Marabeth, Sharee, Julianne, and Katherine. His nationalist if American, and he belongs to mixed ethnicity that includes Dutch, German, English, Scottish, French, Swedish, and Danish.

Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children

When it comes to the personal life of Derek, then he has several relationships but does not married yet. In 2000, he was dating sweetheart India de Beaufort, but they got separated in 2008 after several years of relationship. After that, he started dating Shannon Elizabeth nest and hey dated from 2008 to 2009. Later, he has been in a relationship with Cheryl Cole, but this relationship was also ended in 2011. Apart from he also dated Lauren Conard, Nina Dobrev, Nikki Reed, and Kate Hudson, but these connections finished soon. At present, Derek is dating Hayley Erbert.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): single
When did he get married? (married date): No
Does he have any relationship affair? N/A
Wife/Spouse? (name): No
Kids: No

Professional Life and Career

Derek Hough takes part in some rivalries in 1998 and 2004 that took him to some countries like Netherlands, Japan, Ireland, Poland, the US, and Czechoslovakia. He also won WDSF World Youth Latin Champion in 2002 and also got the Under 21 Latin title in 2003 at a Blackpool Dance Festival. He also makes his appearance in element film ‘Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone’ and later work with the ‘Consume the Floor.’

Later in 2007, he also makes his appearance as a visiting teacher in the show ‘Hitting the dance floor with the Stars.’ After that, he starts gaining recognization by making an appearance in lots of movies and dance shows. In 2017, he played the lead character, choreographer, and executive in the music video ‘I Believe in You’ by Michael Buble.

Awards & Nominations

Derek Hough is two times Emmy winner for the Outstanding Choreography. He also received eight Emmy award nominations for his work on the Dancing with the Stars. He won lots of awards and nominations in this entire career and honored by the Year’s Inspiration Award in 2014.

Derek Hough Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2021

Derek Hough Net Worth
Derek Hough Net Worth

As of October 2021, Derek Hough has accumulated a net worth of around $6 million. But there are no clear details regarding his salary and income. By seeing his performance on the field, everyone can assume that Derek earns a good amount of salary.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There were rumors in April 2017 that the producers were looking for some different to play the role of James Bond. One of those names who keeps cropping is the Derek Hough. Every man wants to be James Bond. There are a whole bunch of actors who are wondering how they could bring the role as it is in the news that Daniel Craig may well be out as 007.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

His Facebook page has around 820k fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 841k followers. On Instagram account, he has around 2.6 M followers while on YouTube, he has around 31k subscribers.

Derek Hough is a professional ballroom and Latin dancer. He gains lots of popularity by his amazing dancing skills and talent that increase the number of his fan following throughout the world. When it comes to the personal life of Derek, then he has been in lots of relationships, and now he is dating Hayley Erbert, but there is no information about their marriage.


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